As an established excavating company, our primary focus is on projects for developers and within the civil construction industry. For developers, contract work includes complete subdivision construction from raw land to installing sewer and waterlines. For utilities and telecom companies, the electrical civil work includes installation and renewing house connections, installing streetlights, building roads and sidewalks.
The bulk of our customers and projects are located in the Chilliwack region with some work in the District of Kent (Agassiz), Harrison, Hope and Abbotsford.
The foreman will help plan, organize, direct and control the activities of the company according to schedule, specifications and budget.
- Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate construction projects from start to finish according to schedule, specifications and budget
- Supervise preparing and submitting construction project budget estimates
- Plan and prepare construction schedules and milestones and monitor progress against established schedules
- Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors
- Develop and implement quality control programs
- Direct the purchase of building materials and land acquisitions
- Hire and supervise the activities of subcontractors and subordinate staff.
Qualifications / Skills:
- Knowledge of construction technology
- Familiarity with project budget process and tools
- Knowledge of project controls
- Risk assessment/management
- Conceptual planning ability
- Conflict management and problem solving skills
- Leadership ability
- Multi-tasking ability
- Communication and meeting skills
Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:
- High school diploma and at least 5+years of project experience in the construction industry required
- At least two years of work experience related to a construction foreman position
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: From $45.00 per hour
- Dental care
- Extended health care
Work Location: On the road